Τhe PADI Open Water certification is just the beginning of a lifetime filled with dive adventures!
- You must be at least 10 years old for Junior Open Water Diver.
- You must be at least 15 years old for Open Water Diver .
- Adequate swimming skills and good physical health.
- No prior experience is necessary.
Minimum duration: 3 days
Courses are held all year round!
The timing of the course is planned based on your own schedule. The completion and number of days depend on the participants degree of understanding of theoretical knowledge and performance of practical skills.
√ Possibility of private courses.
Seahorse is a PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Center in Athens, Greece.
Become Open Water Diver!
If you’ve always wanted to take scuba diving lessons, experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts.
Get your scuba diving certification with the PADI Open Water Diver course – the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course. Millions of people have learned to scuba dive and gone on to discover the wonders of the aquatic world through this course.
Being certified as a PADI Open Water Diver enables you with the ability to dive, all over the world, only with your dive buddy, in max depth 18 meters. For children between 10-11 years old maximum depth is 12 meters, when for children between 12-14 years old maximum depth is 18 meters.
Three steps to certification…
Knowledge Development covers the principles, concepts and terms you need to know for dive safety and enjoyment.
- 5 Academic Modules
- Training Video
- 5 Quizzes and 1 Final Exam
2. Confined Water Sessions
During the Confined Water Dives, you will learn and practice scuba skills. You will acquire knowledge of handling and solving problems in emergency situations either on surface or underwater.
- 5 Confined Water Sessions in a pool or water with pool-like conditions
3. Open Water Dives
To complete training you practice, apply and demonstrate what you learn during your Open Water Dives at a local dive site.
- 4 Open Water Dives